GNEC - A Greater Newark!

GNEC's primary purpose is economic development. We carry out that mission by financing small business growth & development, job creation by way of self employment, and by providing technical assistance and/or a resourceful networking "pool" for the Northern New Jersey community.

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GNEC Programs

GNEC provides financial and educational assistance to start-up and existing small business owners to start or grow their business. The financial assistance is in the form of fixed term loans and training is provided in part by a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.

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Fundamentals of Accounting for Small Businesses

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Inventing A to Z- Excellence in Non-Profits – Latino Cuisine

  Don't kill the messenger, but the end of summer is just a few more weeks away and we encourage you to take stock of what you have been able to accomplish these past months and to prepare ...Read More

Inventing A to Z- Raising Money – Excellence in Non-Profits

  GNEC hopes that you are taking time to enjoy the summer months. For some businesses and entrepreneurs, summer means big business, while for others, not so much. Take time to participate in an...Read More